Felsburg Holt & Ullevig Water Resources Engineer - Entry-Level in Omaha, Nebraska


This full-time entry-level engineer will have the opportunity to work on a wide range of water resources projects ranging from stream and wetland restoration projects to drainage and hydraulics support for transportation projects to assistance in permitting for stormwater regulatory requirements.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Analyze and design various sized drainage engineering projects. This includes hydrology and hydraulic analysis for roadway drainage and modeling of floodplain hydraulics.

  • Work on stormwater quality projects including the design of green infrastructure and other best management practices for stormwater control and treatment, erosion and sediment control design, and compliance and permitting documentation.

  • Assist with wetland and stream restoration design.

  • Assist in data collection, technical analyses, and written reports with supervision as needed.

  • Assist in client contact and participation in presentations in a supporting role.

  • Use computer assisted engineering design software and equipment to prepare engineering and design documents with supervision as needed. This includes the preparation of plans, profiles, details, quantity tabulations and estimated construction costs.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil/Environmental/Biological Systems Engineering from an accredited four-year college or university with emphasis is water resources.

  • 0-3 years (Level I) of water resources experience.

  • Experience in AutoCAD and/or Microstation is preferred.

  • Experience in hydrologic, hydraulic and/or water quality modeling software is desirable.

  • GIS experience would be beneficial.


Fundamentals in Engineering (FE) Exam Certificate